June 24, 2019

Dana McGinnis, Founder and CEO of Mission Advisors, one of TPL’s largest shareholders, named to Conversion Exploration Committee

Texas Pacific Land Trust Forms Conversion Exploration Committee to Consider C-Corp Conversion.  June 24, 2019 Press release via Business Wire.
May 22, 2019

Press release: Mission Advisors Supports Proxy Firms’ Endorsements of TPL Shareholders’ Vote FOR General Don Cook. Texas Pacific Land Trust’s BLUE Card Recommended by ISS, Glass Lewis and Egan-Jones

May 22, 2019 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time – SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mission Advisors, a long-term oriented investment firm and the second largest shareholder by voting control of Texas Pacific Land […]
May 21, 2019

Second Communication to shareholders of Texas Pacific Land Trust

Dear Fellow Shareholders: As the vote to elect a new trustee approaches on June 6 in Dallas I wanted to reach out to shareholders again to share some of my […]
April 24, 2019

URGENT NOTE FROM DANA McGINNIS- Vote for General Cook, TPL Trustee

We urge you to elect Four-Star General Donald G. Cook, as Trustee to lead Texas Pacific Land Trust. Complete, sign and return the BLUE proxy card, or by voting online […]
April 17, 2019

Portfolio Manager’s Update – March 2019

The oil markets continued to firm over the past month with WTI prices back above $60/bbl. We have regularly used $60 as a long term target for domestic oil prices […]
March 14, 2019

Portfolio Manager’s Update – February 2019

The price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) is now hovering around $57/bbl., not far from our long price target of $60. We have long said that a price of $60 […]
February 4, 2019

How a ‘Monster’ Texas Oil Field Made the U.S. a Star in the World Market

Innovation, investment and inviting geology have given new life to an oil patch that once seemed spent. The oil field is now the world’s second most productive. MIDLAND, Tex. — […]
January 25, 2019

Portfolio Manager’s Review of 2018

January 9, 2019:  Review of 2018 2018 started with the energy markets still recovering from the shocks of the massive price declines of 2014 and 2015 and OPEC attempts to nurse […]
January 2, 2019

Hedge Funds Bet on Oil Rally in 2019 After Wackiest Year-End in Decade

Hedge funds are keeping their cool in the most tumultuous end of the year for oil since the 2008 financial crisis, betting on better days ahead. (Source: Bloomberg News, by Jessica […]
December 17, 2018

November 2018 Oil & Gas Sector Surprise and Prospects

By Dana McGinnis, Chief Investment Officer. Published 11/30/18 by Hedge Connection and reprinted with permission. How should investors consider recent developments in the general energy (oil and gas) business?  The […]